Rachael is a former Paralympic swimmer who competed in Beijing 2008 and is the current European record holder for 200m butterfly, world record holder for 50m butterfly and 200m backstroke British record holder.
She won bronze and silver at the world championships aged just 17 but was forced to quit competitive swimming in 2010 because of injury.
Rachael has reported for Channel 4 at the 2011 BT Paralympic World Cup, IPC European Swimming Championships in Berlin, and Paralympics 2012.
In 2021, Rachael was the BBC’s reporter covering the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics.
Laura Scott is a Senior Sports News Reporter at BBC Sport. Laura joined the BBC from the Daily Mail in January 2020, where she covers sports news for the BBC’s TV, Radio and Online platforms. Her role includes live interviews… Read more
Henry Moeran is a sports reporter for the BBC. He works on BBC Test Match Special (TMS), leading the department’s coverage of women’s cricket. Having started his broadcast career at BBC Radio Oxford, he moved to Radio 5 Live in… Read more
Adam Wild is a sports reporter at the BBC. Prior to this, Adam was working on BBC 5Live and Radio Humberside.